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Summary

  1. Snow shuts schools and roads in Derbyshire
  2. Road safety review after schoolgirl death
  3. Cash machine severely damaged in ATM raid
  4. Sir Tony Robinson 'given as prize' to school
  5. Disappointment over memorial brick scheme
  6. Two injured in light aircraft crash
  7. Teen girl missing in Nottingham
  8. Updates for Wednesday 30 January

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By Amy Woodfield, Sandish Shoker and Gavin Bevis

All times stated are UK

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  1. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M1 Derbyshire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M1 Derbyshire southbound severe disruption, from J25 for A52 Brian Clough Way Nottingham to J24 for A50 Nottingham South.

    M1 Derbyshire - One lane closed and queuing traffic on M1 southbound from J25, A52 (Nottingham) to J24, A50 (Nottingham South), because of a broken down vehicle.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  2. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M1 Leicestershire southbound

    BBC News Travel

    M1 Leicestershire southbound severe disruption, at J23A for A453 Ashby Road Derby.

    M1 Leicestershire - M1 exit slip road closed and queuing traffic southbound at J23a, A453 (Derby), because of a vehicle fire.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  3. Envelope update

    Severe accident: A614 Nottinghamshire both ways

    BBC News Travel

    A614 Nottinghamshire both ways severe accident, from A1 to Snape Lane.

    A614 Nottinghamshire - A614 Bawtry Road in Blyth closed and slow traffic in both directions from the A1(M) Doncaster By Pass J34 (Blyth junction to the Snape Lane junction, because of a serious accident involving a motorbike.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

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    Today's updates have come to an end. We'll be back with more news, sport, travel and weather from 08:00 tomorrow.

  5. Tonight's weather: Cold conditions with frost expected

    BBC Weather

    Tonight will be dry with clear periods. Under light winds some mist and freezing fog may form. Very cold.

    Weather map
  6. Animals snapped in the snow

    Gavin Bevis

    BBC News

    Here are a few more pics of animals enjoying the snow that's fallen in Buxton and the Peak District - or in some cases just looking a bit bemused by it.

    Dogs in the snow
    Stags in the snow
    Miller's Dale
    Snowy pony near Buxton
  7. Brexit planning under way at East Midlands Airport

    East Midlands Today

    Extra customs officers are being recruited to work at East Midlands Airport's cargo terminals as part of contingency planning for Brexit.

    The airport handles more dedicated cargo flights than any other in the UK, dealing with about 1,000 tonnes of freight every day from the motorway network.

    East Midlands Airport

    DHL, which runs the largest cargo terminal at the airport, said as part of its contingency planning it was increasing the number of customs agents and operations staff.

    It's also increasing "bond space" for customs storage to keep its air services running.

    The airport's owners have said a no-deal Brexit would be "hugely damaging" and could mean a cap on the number of EU flights.

  8. Envelope update

    Severe disruption: M1 Derbyshire northbound

    BBC News Travel

    M1 Derbyshire northbound severe disruption, at J29 for A617 Chesterfield.

    M1 Derbyshire - M1 lane closed on exit slip road and slow traffic northbound at J29, A617 (Chesterfield), because of a broken down vehicle.

    To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

  9. Body found in lake confirmed as missing man

    Gavin Bevis

    BBC News

    The body of a man recovered from a lake in Rother Valley Country Park on Monday has been formally identified as Danny Bushell.

    The 22-year-old, from Killamarsh, had been missing since Saturday.

  10. 'Murder plan' teen convicted of attempting to kill

    A teenager who plotted to kill a man he met on a dating app has been convicted of attempted murder.

    Chad Gurney, of Saffron Lane, Leicester, wrote a "murder plan", setting out eight different ways he wanted to kill, including slitting a man's throat with scissors, police said.

    The 19-year-old met his victim on the social network Grindr before the pair had consensual sex in a park near Aylestone Leisure Centre in July last year.

    Aylestone Leisure Centre

    After the encounter, Gurney attacked the man with a pair of scissors but he suffered only minor injuries. He went on to hand himself into police.

    The investigating officer Det Con Angela Hearnshaw said: “Given Gurney’s early admissions and the diary and murder plan seized from his address, it is clear Gurney has an obsession with murder and has fantasied about killing people.

    "He had gone out previously with an intention of hurting someone and in some instances has been very close to carrying out his plan."

    At court he admitted possession of an offensive weapon but denied attempted murder. Following a trial at Leicester Crown Court, he was convicted of the more serious offence and is due to be sentenced on 29 April.

  11. Driver seriously injured in 'stolen car' crash

    Gavin Bevis

    BBC News

    A driver remains in a serious condition after his car was involved in a crash with a suspected stolen vehicle in Leicester yesterday.

    The man and two passengers were taken to hospital after his Volvo and an Audi A5 collided in Victoria Road East at about 12:30.

    Leicestershire Police said the crash happened after the Audi had failed to stop for officers.

    Crash scene

    A 20-year-old Leicester man who was initially arrested on suspicion of theft of motor vehicle and driving under the influence of drugs was further arrested on suspicion of aggravated burglary, causing serious injury by dangerous driving and possession of cannabis.

    He has been released on bail while further investigations are carried out.

    Leicestershire Police said the crash had been referred to the Independent Office of Police Conduct (IOPC) for its consideration.

  12. Fraudster who targeted University of Derby is jailed

    BBC News

    A fraudster who conned multiple public bodies, including the University of Derby, has been jailed for nine-and-a-half years.

    The States of Guernsey Government, Lincolnshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust and Middlesbrough Council also featured among 22 organisations targeted by Bayo Owonorin.

    Bayo Owonorin

    In each case forged letters, emails or faxes were sent to the organisations, pretending to be from a legitimate firm already carrying out contract works.

    In 2017,10 conspirators were given sentences of up to 10 years in prison for their part in the fraud.

    The court heard they took advantage of the fact that public sector contracts were freely available to see, under financial transparency rules.

  13. Striker returns to Chesterfield

    Gavin Bevis

    BBC News

    Chesterfield have re-signed striker Scott Boden from National League rivals Gateshead for an undisclosed fee.

    The 29-year-old, who began his career with the Spireites, returns to the Proact after a five-and-a-half-year absence.

    Scott Boden

    He has signed an 18-month contract and the club has an option to extend the deal.

  14. Teenager punched in the face by stranger

    Gavin Bevis

    BBC News

    Witnesses are being sought after a 19-year-old man was punched in the face in Chesterfield.

    Police said the teenager was left with facial injuries after being attacked by a stranger close to The Portland Hotel in West Bars at about 00:30 on Saturday.

    The Portland Hotel
  15. Plane crash investigation under way

    Nick Smith

    BBC News Online

    An investigation has begun after a light aircraft crashed this morning.

    Two people were left with minor injuries when the small plane came down at Nottingham City Airport at around 10:00 today.

    Grumman AA-5

    The plane is a 1974 Grumman AA-5, with more than 3,800 hours of flying time, according to Civil Aviation Authority records.

    An Air Accidents Investigation Branch spokesman said: "An accident involving a light aircraft at Nottingham City Airport this morning has been reported to us and we are investigating."